Margaret L. Adam M.D.

 Margaret  L. Adam M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Genetic counseling, Primary care - pediatrics


Center for Women and Children, Hospital Medicine, Medical Genetics




Margaret Adam, M.D., is a board certified physician at Seattle Children's Hospital and a UW professor of Pediatrics and Genetic Medicine. She also provides genetic consultations for pregnant women through the Prenatal Diagnostic Center at UW Medical Center.

Dr. Adam diagnoses and manages infants, children and adolescents with a variety of genetic conditions. She feels it is rewarding to provide answers and give parents an idea of what they can expect in the future. These families want answers, and she works to provide those answers for them.

Dr. Adams earned her M.D. at Stanford. She is board certified in both Clinical Genetics and Pediatrics. She has a special interest in Mowat-Wilson syndrome, for which she has conducted clinical research. She is currently involved as the primary geneticist in the Multidisciplinary Differences in Sex Development clinic at Seattle Children's Hospital.


Stanford University Medical CenterResidencyMedical Genetics2003
Lucile Packard Children's HospitalResidencyPediatrics2001
Lucile Packard Children's HospitalInternshipPediatrics1999
Stanford University School of MedicineMedical education1998


Board Certifications

American Board of Medical GeneticsClinical Genetics2005
American Board of PediatricsPediatrics2002
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